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Title Buena Vista Social Club / Road Movies Filmproduktion presents ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, ARTE and ICAIC ; a film by Wim Wenders ; produced by Ulrich Felsberg and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, [1999]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield at the Atrium  DVD FOREIGN 781.658 BUE    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD BUENA    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Foreign Language  DVD BUENA    Check Shelf
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Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, full screen (16:9) presentation; Dolby 5.1 surround.
Performer Ry Cooder, Ibrahim Ferrer, Rubén González, Eliades Ochoa, Omara Portuondo, Compay Segundo, Orlando "Cachaíto" López, Amadito Valdés, Manuel Mirabal Vazquez, Barbaro Alberto Torres Delgado, Pío Leyva, Manuel Licea.
Credits Director of photography and steadicam, Jörg Widmer ; editor, Brian Johnson.
Note DVD release of the 1999 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Summary In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba, rediscovering talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians, and then making a recording selling millions and earning a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with film maker Wim Wenders to reveal the stories, personalities, and music of the performers who collaborated on that recording. Includes live performances in Amsterdam and at Carnegie Hall.
Note Special features: 4 additional scenes (performances of Candela and Cien fuegos tiene su guaguanco, an interview with Juan de Marcos, and Alberto Korda discussing his photographs), audio commentary by the director; theatrical trailer; biographical notes on the musicians and crew; production notes.
Contents Special features: Audio commentary featuring director Wim Wenders -- Theatrical trailer -- Crew information -- Musician information -- Production notes -- Interactive menus -- Scene sccess -- Additional scenes -- Language: Spanish 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English.
Language In Spanish and English with English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Popular music -- Cuba -- 1991-2000.
Latin jazz -- Cuba.
Dance music -- Cuba.
Sones -- Cuba.
Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Biography.
Musicians -- Cuba -- Havana -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Music videos.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wenders, Wim. Director.
Felsberg, Ulrich. Producer.
Nayar, Deepak. Producer.
Cooder, Ry. Performer.
Ferrer, Ibrahim, 1927-2005. Performer.
González, Rubén, 1919-2003. Performer.
Ochoa, Eliades. Performer.
Portuondo, Omara. Performer.
Segundo, Compay. Performer.
López, Orlando, 1933-2009. Performer.
Valdés, Amadito. Performer.
Mirabal Vázquez, Manuel, 1933- Performer.
Torres, Barbarito. Performer.
Leyva, Pío. Performer.
Licea, Manuel, 1927-2000. Performer.
Road Movies Filmproduktion.
Kintop Pictures (Firm)
Association relative à la télévision européenne
Instituto Cubano de Arte e Industria Cinematográfica.
Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0784013314
Standard No. 012236101765
Music No. 10176 Artisan Home Entertainment
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